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Museum Aviation Presentation Series continues with a Special Screening of “Gray Eagles” on Sunday August 30th, 2015 at 3:00 pm. (Meet World War II Fighter Ace Jim Brooks)

The Museum of Flying in Santa Monica will present a special screening of the documentary “Gray Eagles” on Sunday, August 30th at 3:00 pm.  The film tells the story of a plane and pilot reunited nearly 60 years after the war. The film features World War II Fighter Ace, Major Jim Brooks, who was credited […]

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Dinner speaker on June 25 previewed scenes from The Millionaires Unit – U.S. Naval Aviators in the first World War.

Talk by Darroch Greer, co-producer of The Millionaires’ Unit, a movie about a privileged group of Yale college students who formed a private air militia in preparation for America’s entry into World War One. The unit became the founding squadron of the U.S. Naval Air Reserve and was the first to fly for the United States […]

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2015 Howard Hughes Awards Dinner is SOLD OUT!

The 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award banquet on Feb 12 is sold out. We sometimes get last minute cancellations so if you would like to place your name on a waiting list, please call 310-331-1551 or email

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SpaceX CEO Elon Musk to receive 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award

Elon Musk, CEO and CTO of SpaceX , the Hawthorne-based company which makes and launches advanced rockets and spacecraft, has been selected to receive the Aero Club’s 2014 Howard Hughes Memorial Award. Established in 1978 by the Hughes family, the Award is presented annually to an aerospace leader whose accomplishments have contributed significantly to the […]

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